Big Sandy, Montana

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Population in 2017: 587 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -16.5%
 
Males: 279  (47.6%)
Females: 308  (52.4%)
Median resident age:

45.3 years
Montana median age:

40.0 years

Zip codes: 59520.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,110 (it was $28,523 in 2000)
Big Sandy:

$46,110
MT:

$53,386

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,396 (it was $14,801 in 2000)

Big Sandy town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $122,652 (it was $50,800 in 2000)
Big Sandy:

$122,652
MT:

$231,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $118,417; detached houses: $129,715; mobile homes: $17,148

Median gross rent in 2017: $381.

March 2019 cost of living index in Big Sandy: 85.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 23.0%
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  • Races in Big Sandy, MT (2010)
    • 55392.5%White alone
    • 172.8%American Indian alone
    • 111.8%Two or more races
    • 81.3%Hispanic
    • 50.8%Asian alone
    • 40.7%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Big Sandy detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Montana and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Big Sandy, Montana as of July 13, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Big Sandy is 310 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (26.3%), American (16.4%), Norwegian (9.9%), Irish (5.0%), Polish (5.0%), French (4.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2712 feet

Land area: 0.44 square miles.

Population density: 1,326 people per square mile   (low).

Big Sandy, Montana map

12 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.9%
Montana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,345 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $730 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Great Falls, MT (71.6 miles , pop. 56,690).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (559.6 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (1018.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Rocky Boy West, MT (3.2 miles ),
Box Elder, MT (3.2 miles ),
St. Pierre, MT (3.7 miles ),
Boneau, MT (3.7 miles),
Sangrey, MT (3.9 miles ),
Rocky Boy's, MT (4.0 miles ),
Agency, MT (4.1 miles ),
Rocky Boy's Agency, MT (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 48.18 N, Longitude: 110.11 W

Area code: 406

Distribution of median household income in Big Sandy, MT in 2017
Distribution of house value in Big Sandy, MT in 2017
Big Sandy satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Montana:

4.2%
Most common industries in Big Sandy, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (15.5%)
  • Educational services (15.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.2%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (31.7%)
  • Construction (13.7%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (24.8%)
  • Health care (24.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.2%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.6%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Big Sandy, MT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (13.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.1%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (10.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.5%)
  • Carpenters (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (11.5%)
  • Registered nurses (9.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (4.8%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.2%)

Average climate in Big Sandy, Montana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Big Sandy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Montana state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 251.1 miles away from Big Sandy center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 334.1 miles away from Big Sandy center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 244.2 miles away from Big Sandy center
On 7/26/2005 at 04:08:37, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MB, 5.2 MS, 5.6 MW, Depth: 8.0 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 224.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1984 at 09:46:30, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 313.9 miles away from Big Sandy center
On 10/29/1983 at 23:29:11, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 325.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Chouteau County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Big Sandy topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Big Sandy:

  • BIG SANDY MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 166 MONTANA AVE E)
  • BIG SANDY MEDICAL CENTER LTC (166 MONTANA AVE E)
  • TRI-COUNTY CARE CENTER (HIGHWAY 87 S, PO BOX 68)

Airports and heliports located in Big Sandy:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Big Sandy:

  • Montana State University (about 180 miles; Bozeman, MT; Full-time enrollment: 12,942)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 181 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 4,319)
  • The University of Montana (about 203 miles; Missoula, MT; FT enrollment: 13,602)
  • Sheridan College (about 281 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • North Idaho College (about 312 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 313 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Spokane Community College (about 338 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)

Public high school in Big Sandy:

Public elementary/middle schools in Big Sandy:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Big Sandy: General Mills Incorporated Elevator (A), Centennial Mills Incorporated Elevator (B), Big Sandy (C), Big Sandy Branch Library (D), Big Sandy Sheriff's Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Big Sandy include: Saint Margaret Marys Catholic Church (A), Big Sandy Christian Fellowship Assembly of God Church (B), Big Sandy Community Church of God (C), Christ Lutheran Church (D), Methodist Church - Rohrer United (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Big Sandy Chamber of Commerce (Museums; 87 Johannes Avenue West).

Hotels: Q'S Motel (98 Judith Landing Road), Big Sandy Motel (98 Judith Landing Road).

Chouteau County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Big Sandy and their reported violations in the past:

BIG SANDY TOWN OF (Population served: 700, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.1 people
Montana:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

58.3%
Whole state:

62.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.6%
Whole state:

6.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
13 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
47 people in nursing homes in 2000
12 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Big Sandy (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Big Sandy Branch at One Johannes Avenue, branch established on 1910/07/02. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Big Sandy:

Marital status in Big Sandy, MT
  • Never married: 31.9%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

For population 25 years and over in Big Sandy:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Montana average:

10.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Big Sandy
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Big Sandy, MT (based on Chouteau County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,4353
Mainline Protestant8447
Evangelical Protestant5307
Other1681
None836-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Chouteau County:

7.63 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Chouteau County:

3.81 / 10,000 pop.
Montana:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

5.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.38 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.3%
Montana:

7.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Chouteau County:

24.8%
Montana:

23.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Chouteau County:

12.1%
State:

10.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

63.7%
State:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Big Sandy:

65.9%
Montana:

48.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.2
Montana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.4%
Montana:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Big Sandy:

8.7%
Montana:

9.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.3
Montana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Big Sandy:

37.9%
Montana:

35.3%

General health condition:
Big Sandy:

67.3%
State:

57.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

82.0%
Montana:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Big Sandy, MT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Solid Waste Management 1$2,500$30,0000$0
Sewerage 1$2,500$30,0000$0
Financial Administration 0$0 2$790
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 2$5,000$30,0002$790

Big Sandy government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $273,000 ($465.08)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $103,000 ($175.47)
    Sewerage: $78,000 ($132.88)
    Housing and Community Development: $73,000 ($124.36)
    Parks and Recreation: $50,000 ($85.18)
    Police Protection: $49,000 ($83.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $43,000 ($73.25)
    Regular Highways: $27,000 ($46.00)
    Financial Administration: $17,000 ($28.96)
    General Public Buildings: $16,000 ($27.26)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($3.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($1.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($39.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Natural Resources - Other: $25,000 ($42.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($20.44)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($11.93)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $68,000 ($115.84)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($13.63)

Big Sandy government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $116,000 ($197.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($10.22)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $73,000 ($124.36)
    Other: $28,000 ($47.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $10,000 ($17.04)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($6.81)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($1.70)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $125,000 ($212.95)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $369,000 ($628.62)
    Highways: $22,000 ($37.48)
  • Tax - Property: $148,000 ($252.13)

Big Sandy government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $289,000 ($492.33)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $274,000 ($466.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,000 ($25.55)

Big Sandy government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,000 ($47.70)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $350,000 ($596.25)

4.82% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,382 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
Montana average:

6.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cascade County, MT  1.79% ($36,152 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Big Sandy:

  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMON (560 AM; 5 kW; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KOJM (610 AM; 1 kW; HAVRE, MT; Owner: NEW MEDIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KSEN (1150 AM; 10 kW; SHELBY, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KEIN (1310 AM; 5 kW; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: MUNSON RADIO, INC.)
  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)
  • KKGR (680 AM; daytime; 5 kW; EAST HELENA, MT; Owner: KKGR, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KJJR (880 AM; 10 kW; WHITEFISH, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Big Sandy:

  • KXEI (95.1 FM; HAVRE, MT; Owner: HI-LINE RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KNMC (90.1 FM; HAVRE, MT; Owner: NORTHERN MONTANA COLLEGE)
  • KPQX (92.5 FM; HAVRE, MT; Owner: NEW MEDIA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KEHT (100.3 FM; GREAT FALLS, MT; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • K261CC (100.1 FM; CHESTER, MT; Owner: RANDALL D. ROCKS)

TV broadcast stations around Big Sandy:

  • K07IP (Channel 7; BIG SANDY, MT; Owner: BIG SANDY TV CLUB)
  • K10BK (Channel 10; BIG SANDY, MT; Owner: BIG SANDY TV CLUB)
  • K13OQ (Channel 13; BIG SANDY, MT; Owner: BIG SANDY TV CLUB)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.7mTotal length
  • 1,898Total average daily traffic
  • 227Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,050Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • 2770 Gardner Road North (143502) (Lat: 48.123306 Lon: -110.332222), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 59.7 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: KNKN381
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 11/16/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • 7 Miles South By Southwest Of Big Sandy (Lat: 48.122194 Lon: -110.237444), Type: Mast, Structure height: 29.9 m, Call Sign: KNKN353
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Robert Leedham, 8.3 Mi At 255 Degrees From (Lat: 48.148333 Lon: -110.288611), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 61 m, Registrant: The Burlington Northern And Santa Fe Railway Co, Jerry.Elmore@bnsf.Com, , Kansa-s City, Phone: (913) 551-4568
  • Robert Leedham, 8.3 Mi At 255 Degrees From (Lat: 48.148333 Lon: -110.288611), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 61 m, Registrant: The Burlington Northern And Santa Fe Railway Co, Jerry.Elmore@bnsf.Com, , Kansa-s City, Phone: (913) 551-4568
  • 200' S (Lat: 48.172778 Lon: -110.116111), Type: 13.7, Overall height: 12 m, Registrant: Montana Power Company, Hvangeld@mtpower.Com, , Butte, Phone: (406) 723-5421
  • 8.3 Mi At 255 Degrees From (Lat: 48.148333 Lon: -110.288611), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 61 m, Registrant: Burlington Northern And Santa Fe Railway Company, Toddh@writeme.Com, , Kansa-s City, Phone: (913) 551-4627

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Big Sandy, MT)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB7TXS, Licensee ID: L00083362, Grant Date: 02/08/2013, Expiration Date: 04/27/2023, Registrant: Ralph R Merrill, Box 8, Big Sandy, MT 59520
  • Call Sign: KD7WTO, Licensee ID: L00704662, Grant Date: 06/30/2003, Expiration Date: 06/30/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2007, Certifier: Michael P Kassner, Registrant: Michael P Kassner, 266 First St N, Big Sandy, MT 59520
  • Call Sign: W7MPK, Previous Call Sign: KD7WTO, Licensee ID: L00704662, Grant Date: 09/06/2017, Expiration Date: 09/28/2027, Certifier: Michael P Kassner, Registrant: Michael P Kassner, 266 First St N, Big Sandy, MT 59520


FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Big Sandy)
Most common first names in Big Sandy, MT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2076.6 years
Frank1380.9 years
Mary1279.2 years
Anna1287.8 years
George982.5 years
William982.2 years
James875.4 years
Charles873.4 years
Dorothy881.5 years
Paul775.8 years
Most common last names in Big Sandy, MT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Drew877.3 years
Allderdice686.0 years
Jappe681.1 years
Kane684.2 years
Rutledge682.2 years
Henderson579.2 years
Labuda566.8 years
Maxwell574.8 years
Osterman584.0 years
Berlinger478.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Big Sandy, MT
  • 88.8%Utility gas
  • 9.6%Electricity
  • 1.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Big Sandy, MT
  • 48.6%Utility gas
  • 48.6%Electricity
  • 2.7%No fuel used


Big Sandy compared to Montana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Steven L. Bahnmiller (1)
  • Robert Scalese (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2020.